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sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Chrysler
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Experience:  ASE Master & Advanced level certified, Chrysler Master Certified, Trans and Hybrid Specialist
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Try to accelerate and engine bucks and misfires, original

Customer Question

try to accelerate and engine bucks and misfires
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?
Customer: original auto transmission, haven't checked fuel filter, just happened on way to movies tonight
JA: What is the model/year of your Chrysler?
Customer: 2005 chrysler sebring 6 cyl 2.7liter i believe
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: just thankfully made it home, stopped at oreilly auto parts and they said two codes about cam shaft, crank sensor and engine misfire on bank 1
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: 134000 miles
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

You could have quite a few things going on. The problem could be as simple as a bad spark plug or coil. With your description I'm wondering if you're actually feeling a lowered rev limiter due to lack of or improper cam sensor signal.

The first step in diagnosing the problem is to check for fault codes. Do you know if any codes are setting?